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Sugarcreek in Tuscarawas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Flame of Freedom

 
 
Flame of Freedom Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 25, 2009
1. Flame of Freedom Memorial
Inscription.

Honoring all those who serve,
past, present, and future
Thank you for your service.
May 17, 2008

[Originally installed May 30, 1969]

 
Erected 2008 by American Legion Post 494.
 
Location. 40° 30.659′ N, 81° 39.193′ W. Marker is in Sugarcreek, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Ohio Route 39) and Mill Street (Ohio Route 93), on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 994 W. Main Street, Sugarcreek OH 44681, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of Shanesville (here, next to this marker); Jonas Stutzman (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bouquet’s Trail, 1764 / Port Washington Road (approx. 5 miles away); The Bouquet Expedition - Camp 14 / Henry Bouquet 1719-1765 (approx. 5.2 miles away); W. W. Scott, 1891 (approx. 9.3 miles away); Dover Concert Band, 1924 (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Ohio and Erie Canal / Canal Dover Toll House (approx. 9.3 miles away); Christian Deardorff (approx. 9.4 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Shanesville merged with Sugarcreek
Flame of Freedom Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 25, 2009
2. Flame of Freedom Memorial
At left. Looking east.
in 1968.
 
Regarding Flame of Freedom. The memorial was possibly originally an eternal flame.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 452 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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